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Wednesday, August 16, 2017

LK Report for 8/16/17 - Suing CPS and More...

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A woman who works for Child Protective Services has been arrested after she was allegedly caught with heroin in her possession and admitted to regularly smoking methamphetamine with her 14-year-old son.

More >> Child Protective Services worker accused of smoking meth with 14-year-old son
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LINCOLN, Neb. - Four reports from Omaha and one from Holdrege have been received regarding a woman posing as a child protective services employee seeking admission into homes, the Department of Health and Human Services said.
More >> Woman posing as Child Protective Services worker tries to enter homes
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While she sought custody of her newborn son during her treatment for methamphetamine addiction and mental health counseling, she got to raise him herself.
More >> Can giving babies back sooner to parents in drug treatment be best? A court is trying it.
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As the nation's opioid crisis has deepened, the number of drug treatment centers for pregnant women has grown. But experts and advocates say there aren't enough services for pregnant women to meet the demand, and many don't offer the drugs doctors would normally use to treat addiction because they are concerned about the effects they might have on a fetus. And some laws requiring that babies going through withdrawal be removed from their mother's care can be a deterrent to seeking help, they said.
More >> Pregnant women addicted to opioids face tough choices
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A SOCIAL worker has been struck off after he allegedly told a highly vulnerable child to self harm.
David Steare was alleged to have told the youngster to ‘only cut’ herself on alternate days at set times, with her mother there to treat her wounds.
More >> Social worker struck off after allegedly telling vulnerable child to self-harm
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South Africa’s child protection system is failing its children‚ says World Vision South Africa.
“Despite comprehensive law and policy regulations‚ the lack of inter-sectoral collaboration has led to very low cross-referrals between social services and the SAPS‚” the humanitarian and child advocacy organisation said on Wednesday.
More >> SA child protection system failing its children – World Vision SA
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Raising the minimum wage by $1 per hour would result in a substantial decrease in the number of reported cases of child neglect, according to a new study co-authored by an Indiana University researcher.
More >> Raising the minimum wage would reduce child neglect cases
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DES MOINES, IOWA  --  Iowa jurors awarded Heidi and Rachel McFarland $3.25 million, saying they believe Des Moines adoption attorney Jason Reiper failed to file crucial adoption paperwork in a timely fashion, which ultimately led to the loss of their child.
More >> Ankeny Couple Awarded Millions in Adoption Malpractice Lawsuit
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ASHLEY — A local mother filed a federal lawsuit Monday alleging Luzerne County Children and Youth Services put her two children into a home where they were physically and sexually abused by an adopted child.
More >> Woman says CYS put her children in abusive home
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A 19-year-old who says she suffered years of abuse at the hands of her adoptive mother filed a lawsuit Tuesday alleging assault, battery, false imprisonment, intentional infliction of emotional distress and outrageous conduct.

More >> Iowa teen files civil suit against mother convicted of abuse
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TOPEKA (TNS) — Kansas is asking that reports of child abuse and neglect be made by phone for now because of computer problems.

More >> DCF taking reports by phone due to computer issues
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The Connecticut Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that the state's child welfare agency cannot vaccinate children placed temporarily in its custody when the parents object.

More >> Court: State can't vaccinate kids in temporary custody


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The British Columbia Court of Appeal has determined that a child’s Indigenous heritage does not attract a “super-weight” over other factors in adoption in a decision the birth mother plans to appeal to the Supreme Court of Canada.

More >> B.C. court rules Indigenous heritage doesn’t override child’s best interest in adoption
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Red Hot Chili Peppers' Flea holds a very strong opinion in regards to removing music education from schools. The bassist sat down with Rolling Stone to give his thoughts on politicians looking to cut funding for such programs, stating: "It's child abuse. It's just plain wrong."

More >> RHCP’s Flea says removing music education from schools is “child abuse”
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A SENIOR Catholic priest has argued lifting the seal of confession and forcing clergy to report admissions of child sex abuse would make children more vulnerable.

More >> Senior priest claims breaking confessional seal could make children more vulnerable

Monday, August 14, 2017

LK Report for 8/14/17 - Poor CPS, Overworked and Underfunded. Waaaaaa! Boo hoo...

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WENTWORTH — A Reidsville man who allegedly shot into the car of a Rockingham County social worker has filed a $23 million federal lawsuit against Sheriff Sam Page, the sheriff’s department and department of social services.
Neal alleged in the complaint that his children were unlawfully placed with the foster care system and that law enforcement entered his home without a search warrant or proper documentation, causing mental and emotional distress. 
He is seeking $14 million for violation of his and his children’s constitutional rights. He is also asking for $5 million in punitive damages for the intentional infliction of emotional distress and $4 million for the mental and emotional damages caused in their removal from their home.  
More >> Reidsville man charged with shooting at social worker files lawsuit against Sheriff Page
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Note: Waaaaa!

TAMPA — If Florida's overburdened child welfare system has an epicenter, it's Hillsborough County.

An average of 3,600 children were in foster care in the county during 2016, the most in Florida. Hillsborough also has among the highest number of child abuse investigations and removal rates.

More >> Hillsborough loses big as state fails to divide child welfare money by need
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BATON ROUGE - Auditors examining the Department of Children and Family Services’ oversight of its Foster Care Program found that the Department struggles with high caseloads and staff turnover, which affects employees’ ability to ensure the safety and well-being of children in foster care, the Legislative Auditor said in a report released today. In addition, auditors found that the Department did not ensure required background checks were performed for prospective foster care providers and that some foster care providers had previous valid cases of abuse or neglect.

More >> Report: DCFS high caseloads hamper ability to operate foster care program


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Australia - Priests who fail to tell police about suspected child sexual abuse should face criminal charges, even when they learn of abuse during a confidential religious confession, Australia's most powerful investigative authority recommended on Monday.

More >> Australian inquiry: Priests should report abuse confessions
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ROYAL COMMISSION RECOMMENDS: Making failure to report child sexual abuse in institutions a criminal offence.

More >> Abuse inquiry's failure to report offence
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Oklahoma - A thief wiped out a warehouse full of donations for foster children. Luggage With Love, a nonprofit, had just put in a warehouse in Pottawatomie County to serve even more kids.

More >> Burglar Steals $4,000 Worth Of Donations For Oklahoma Foster Children
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NEWPORT, RI—A story about abuse and exploitation of children inside Rhode Island group homes included a recent incident at a home for girls on Girard Avenue. According to the Providence Journal, an employee allegedly enticed two 15-year-old girls to go outside and fight. When they did, a female arrived and assaulted them, as the employee had pre-arranged. He since has quit his job with Child and Family Services. The girls suffered minor injuries, and police are investigating, the Journal said.

More >> Newport Group Home Employee Arranged Fight, Assault On Two 15-Year-Old Girls
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SACRAMENTO — State officials have ordered Sacramento County to shut down its foster care intake office by the end of next month, calling for an end to an illegal operation where abused and neglected children are poorly supervised, sleep on the floor, and are often preyed upon by human traffickers.

More >> State orders troubled Sacramento foster care office to close
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RACINE — The grandmother of the 3-year-old Racine boy shot to death last month is pleading with the county to return his two young brothers to her after removing them from her home last week.

More >> Grandmother fights to keep brothers of shot 3-year-old together
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Centralia’s Kiwanis Vocational Home, open from 1979 to 1994, was intended to be a safe place for wayward boys, a state-licensed foster home where 11- to 17-year-olds could get an education and job skills in a “family atmosphere,” according to a 1986 Chronicle article.

More >> Sexual Abuse, Fraud and Negligence Alleged at Closed Centralia Home for Boys
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NSW - A foster carer admitted pulling an eight-year-old boy's hair, tying his hands with a skipping rope, then strapping him to a pole while he was "squealing like a pig".

More >> Foster carer banned for tying up boy with skipping rope while he squealed 'like a pig'


Saturday, August 12, 2017

LK Report for 8/12/17 - Our Foster Care Journey and More...

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The Long Island foster dad acquitted of sexually abusing eight mentally impaired boys in his care has slammed Suffolk County and two investigators with a $100 million lawsuit for “destroying . . . his reputation.”

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A video from a brand new foster parent who just got her first stolen child.   

HE IS HERE | Our Foster Care Journey



Know thy enemy people.  They think they're doing God's work.  They get that warm fuzzy feeling. They believe everything that the nice social worker tells them.

Then they get the rug ripped out from under them.  This just hasn't happened to her yet.

BTW, this is one of the most interesting types of foster care providers.  A child may have been abused, and she smiles because he's in her care.  A child was ripped away from his parents and she smiles because he is like a new pet.  She will hug him and hold him and love him and squeeze him and call him George...


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The great-grandparents of three children are suing Wayne County Children and Youth Services, alleging they were wrongly denied adoption subsidies because they adopted the siblings through a private arrangement.

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A gag order in the case of a Hawaii island toddler who died while in foster care goes against protecting the child and the family.

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A mother refused to allow social workers to interview her young children and had suggested they were racist, the Dublin District Child Care Court heard on Friday.

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Saskatoon, Canada - Jacqueline Maurice's book The Lost Children: A Nation's Shame chronicles her struggle as a victim of the Sixties Scoop, the practice of removing Indigenous children from their families.

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McDONOUGH — Jennifer and Joseph Rosenbaum now face 39 total criminal charges in the death of 2-year-old foster child Laila Daniel, up from their original seven-count indictment.

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A 7-year-old Gwinnett County girl was mistakenly pulled out of class Tuesday afternoon and driven to the state Division of Family and Children Services office in Rockdale County after a name mix-up, the district said.

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The 50-year-old Sugar Grove man convicted of sexually assaulting his foster son suggests Kane County Judge D.J. Tegeler issued an "excessive" 45-year prison sentence as punishment for the crime, according to court documents.

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Spanking isn’t abuse if there isn’t evidence that a child was harmed, the Utah Supreme Court says.
The court’s ruling, released Wednesday, reversed an earlier finding by a juvenile court, which said that hitting a child with “any object” constituted abuse. 

A couple — who weren‘t identified in the case — had spanked their four children with belts, and the state put the children into custody of the Division of Child and Family Services in February 2016.

More >> Spanking a child isn’t abuse unless there’s proof of harm, Utah Supreme Court says




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During the past few years, foster parents around the country have come forward to say they were told to give up their guns—or give up carrying them on their person for self-defense—as a way of complying with the foster care requirements for their particular state.

More >> Foster Families Torn Apart By Anti-Second Amendment Regulations

Thursday, August 10, 2017

LK Report for 8/10/17 - Snatching the Wrong Kid and More...

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Michigan - Marine veteran Bill Johnson says he gave up carrying his concealed weapon “under duress” as a way to meet the criteria necessary to become a foster parent to his grandson in Michigan.

More >> Marine Veteran: I Gave Up Concealed Carry ‘Under Duress’ to Become Foster Parent
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GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. - A Gwinnett County father says his 7-year-old daughter made it to school but never made it to her after-school program on Tuesday

More >> Father describes 'pure anxiety' after DFCS took the wrong girl out of school




Wednesday, August 09, 2017

LK Report for 8/9/17 - A Drunk CPS Worker and More...

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“Sierra” (we’re not using her real name to protect her privacy), is 19, a runaway and a mother of three. She spent years residing at various group homes and in and out of the juvenile detention system.

More >> Housing Challenges for Youth Aging Out of Foster Care
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OTTAWA -- A first-of-its-kind study in Canada has painted a national picture of homeless youth and drawn a link to the foster care system that researchers say could be playing a more active role in keeping young people off the streets.

More >> New study suggests link between foster care system and youth homelessness
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Florida - It is heartbreaking to learn that yet a third child in our state's foster care system has ended her life by hanging herself within the last year. The tragedies of teens like Giulianna Ramos Bermudez, Lauryn Martin and Naika Venant show us that privatization of the child welfare system has done little to improve the welfare of Florida's children.

More >> Privatization: Deaths Prove Failure of Child Welfare Experiment
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MEMPHIS, Tenn. - The Tennessee Health Commissioner has suspended new admissions to the Cummings Foster Home in Memphis.

More >> Memphis foster group home cited by Tennessee Health Commission
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MANCHESTER, NH— The adoptive parents of two children who suffered terrible physical and sexual abuse while under the supervision of the state’s child protective services have taken the next step in their years long effort to shed light on the inner workings of the Division for Children, Youth and Families.

More >> Adoptive parents keep pushing to have DCYF records released
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Ireland - AN INDEPENDENT REVIEW of the case in which a 15-year-old girl in foster care took her own life has questioned whether social services fully understood the significance of separating her from her younger sibling.

More >> Report into death of teen finds impact of separating her from younger sibling was not understood
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Michigan — Bill Johnson’s grandfather taught him how to shoot when he was just 9 years old, and gave him his first gun — a Mossberg 16-gauge, bolt-action shotgun — when he turned 14. When Mr. Johnson joined the Marines at 17, he was issued an assault rifle. And he has carried a concealed handgun, with a permit, for the past decade.

More >> Gun Rights and Foster Care Restrictions Collide in Michigan
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Ireland - Eight children and young people, the youngest just two weeks old, feature in the latest reviews which examine four suicides, one overdose, one accident and two deaths from natural causes. Those who died are given pseudonyms.

More >> Failings of care found in deaths of children
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NORMAN, Okla. - A routine welfare check takes a turn when police report the DHS employee arrived on the scene drunk.

More >> DHS employee arrested after arriving drunk to routine welfare check
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FORT WALTON BEACH — It takes commitment and patience to be an adoptive parent.

After two years, stacks of paperwork and countless home visits, Pam and Bruce Braseth are still waiting to become adoptive parents to two sisters they’ve been caring for in their home.

“I don’t think it could go any slower,” Pam said. “There are so many kids in our community that need families to give them a foundation. This has been stressful for everybody.”

More >> Parents wishing to adopt struggle with bureacracy, case backlogs

The poor things, I can only imagine what the real parents have been through.

Tuesday, August 08, 2017

LK Report for 8/8/17 - Same Shit - Different Day...

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Note: I'm posting the following link because the Opioid crisis is said to be the biggest factor in the rising number of foster kids.

Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price announced Tuesday that President Donald Trump has no immediate plans to declare the nation's opioid epidemic a public health emergency, a decision that flies in the face of the key recommendation by the President's bipartisan opioid commission.

More >> US won't declare opioid emergency, Price says
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The mother of Jeremiah Oliver will no longer face criminal charges connected to the disappearance and death of the 5-year-old Fitchburg boy, but she pleaded guilty to charges she abused her two surviving children, Worcester prosecutors said Tuesday.

It continues:
The death of Jeremiah prompted a shake-up at the state Department of Children and Families, which had been assigned to keep tabs on the boy. Three DCF employees were fired for their negligence in handling the case, and Olga Roche, who was commissioner at the time, resigned.
More >> Charges against mother dropped in death of 5-year-old Jeremiah Oliver
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(WIBW) - A Colorado couple says they are appealing a federal judge's decision to dismiss their lawsuit that the state of Kansas wrongfully removed their children

More >> Judge dismisses couple's lawsuit in child welfare dispute

I'm sad to hear this and wish the Schwab family the best in their fight.
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Like any new arrival, Mohamed faced her fair share of adjustments, but the biggest one would come eight months later, when she was removed from her mother's home and placed in foster care. She would become one of an unknown number of Muslim children caught in the custody of the state with a dearth of Muslim families to foster them.

More >> Muslim kids lost in Michigan foster care system for lack of Muslim homes

Monday, August 07, 2017

LK Report for 8/7/17 - The Dog Ate The Foster Kid!

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The children died around 135 years ago while they attended a government school in Pennsylvania.

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GAINESVILLE, Fla. — A University of Florida study is among the first to evaluate whether a child’s age at the time of an attention deficit hyperactivity disorder diagnosis influences treatment and raises numerous questions about why young children with ADHD are being heavily medicated.

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The tragic death of an 8-year-old girl in the city of Malang, East Java, is being widely covered in the Indonesian media today due to the shocking nature of her death – she was reportedly killed by her foster family’s pit bull.

More >> Police believe 8-year-old girl mauled and killed by foster family’s pit bull in Malang
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HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) — Hillsborough County is taking a bold new step in reforming its juvenile justice system.

Instead of being arrested, juveniles caught committing most misdemeanors will now be a given a civil citation.

More >> Hillsborough Co. law enforcement, court system team up to reform juvenile justice system
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A California mother says her children were taken from her and placed in foster care for months, all because of a perfectly ordinary toddler tantrum.

More >> Mother Says CPS Took Her Children for Two Months Because of an Ordinary Tantrum

Sunday, August 06, 2017

LK Report for 8/6/2017 - Don't Kill Foster Kids!

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Police are investigating the death of a toddler found lifeless in his foster care home last week.

The state medical examiner has not yet determined a cause of death for the 3-year-old boy who was pronounced dead at a Waimea hospital on July 25. On Monday, the state granted a Department of Human Services’ request for a temporary gag order. The matter currently is set for a hearing before a Family Court judge next week.

More >> 3-year-old dies while in foster care
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A 20-year-old man who was killed by a suspected drunk driver was laid to rest Saturday, after a legal battle between his biological family and Child Protective Services.

More >> Young man laid to rest following weeks long battle between CPS and biological family

Saturday, August 05, 2017

LK Report for 8/5/17 - CPS Still Sucks

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KAILUA-KONA —  Police are investigating the death of a toddler found lifeless in his foster care home last week.

The state medical examiner has not yet determined a cause of death for the 3-year-old boy who was pronounced dead at a Waimea hospital on July 25. On Monday, the state granted the Department of Human Services’ request for a temporary gag order. The matter is currently set for a hearing before a family court judge next week.

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Florida police have arrested a businessman and accused him of participating in an illegal adoption of a 12-year-old girl from the Philippines in order to have a sexual relationship with her, according to WFTV.

More >> ‘A danger to minors’: Florida man allegedly adopts 12-year-old Filipino girl for sex
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Councils’ ability to recruit and retain high-quality social workers is one of the biggest risks to the future delivery of children’s services, senior leaders have said.

More >> Social worker recruitment and retention among biggest risks facing children’s services, say leaders
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WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (CBS12) —  An internal review by the Department of Children and Families highlights an overworked agency in need of help.

More >> Report: DCF employees overworked, understaffed

Friday, August 04, 2017

LK Report for 8/4/17 - Beware of Phony Caseworkers... Beware of the real ones too!

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For the third time in less than a year, a teenage girl in the Florida foster care system has committed suicide.

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Gov. Greg Abbott called on a federal judge to drop a case considering court supervision of Texas' beleaguered child protection system; he argued the four pieces of foster care reform legislation he signed into law in May would fix chronic problems.

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WASHINGTON, Aug. 1, 2017 /Standard Newswire/ -- Senator Lindsey Graham (R-SC) has introduced legislation in the U.S. Senate to propose a Parental Rights Amendment to the U.S. Constitution. Graham's Senate joint resolution had four original cosponsors at its introduction on Tuesday, August 1: Roy Blunt (R-MO), Chuck Grassley (R-IA), Johnny Isakson (R-GA), and Jim Risch (R-ID). The resolution will receive a bill number later this week.

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CAPE CORAL, Fla. (AP) — A foster father in Florida has been arrested in the death of a 13-month-old child.

Cape Coral police Capt. Tony Sizemore announced that U.S. marshals arrested 38-year-old Gregory Dustin Todd on Tuesday. He’s charged with homicide and cruelty toward a child. He’s accused in the death of Mackenzie Fewox, who died Jan. 29.

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A Los Gatos, Calif. couple accused of adopting a 9-year-old Russian orphan before turning him into a sex slave for the remainder of his childhood was convicted Tuesday in a last-minute plea deal that spared the South Bay executives — and their victim — a jury trial.

More >> California couple pleads to sexual abuse of their adopted Russian orphan
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A High Court judge has ruled against a council’s attempts to use an injunction to force a mother and father to take down an online petition relating to their children’s care proceedings.

More >> Judge dismisses council’s bid to block parents’ adoption petition
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Boston - A state lawmaker, along with a dozen or so foster families and others involved the state's child welfare system are outraged after seeing the treatment given to a loving foster family.

More >> Lawmaker reacts to 5 Investigates' report on DCF strip search
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A former foster mother from Pawtucket was convicted Tuesday of second-degree child abuse following a four-day jury trial, according to a news release from Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin.

More >> Former foster mother from Pawtucket convicted of abusing 2-year-old boy
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The Cape Coral toddler who died in January had bruises on her body and died from asphyxiation.

A warrant released Wednesday details the bruises and injuries found during an autopsy.

More >> Cape Coral 13-month-old asphyxiated; DCF had previous contact with family
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ST. JOHNSBURY, Vt. (AP) — A prosecutor has re-filed a murder charge against a Vermont man accused of killing his foster mother in 2000.

More >> Murder Charge Filed Again Against Man in Foster Mother Death
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It is 10 years since Peter Connelly – known as Baby P – died, aged 17 months, following weeks of neglect and abuse. His mother, Tracey Connelly, along with her boyfriend, Stephen Barker, and Jason Owen, Barker’s brother, were each convicted of “causing or allowing” Peter’s death – it remains unclear who actually killed him.

More >> Ten years on from Baby P's death, social workers are still scapegoats

Note: Ten years on from Baby P's death, social workers are still stealing children too and at a much higher rate.
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There’s still a ways to go in revamping the state’s troubled foster care system. That’s according to Children At Risk.

More >> Advocacy Group Offers Recommendations For Fixing ‘Broken’ Foster Care System
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Since the start of the Trump administration, undocumented people across the state have been filling out Power of Attorney forms (POA), according to Milwaukee Mexican Consulate director Ingrid Fern├índez Tamez. The POA allows a family to designate a person to take responsibility for their children’s care, including getting them to and from school and taking them to doctors’ appointments.

More >> Uptick in deportations leads undocumented parents to make plans for children
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Two Eagle Mountain parents were arrested Thursday morning on reports of locking a child in a basement room every night for months without food, water, light or a bathroom.

More >> Eagle Mountain couple reportedly abused foster child, locked him alone in basement nightly
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Some caseworkers sharply criticized by a judge who reviewed the death of foster child Kawliga Potts still work for the Alberta government, Children's Services Minister Danielle Larivee acknowledged Tuesday.

More >> Some caseworkers criticized by fatality inquiry judge still work for government
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MILTON — Borough police are looking for a woman who entered a home on Wednesday evening and, posing as a children and youth caseworker, tried take a child, according to a police news release.

Police said that between 6 ad 6:15 p.m., an unidentified female went to the home of a woman who lives on the 300 block of Mahoning Street. Posing as a county children and youth caseworker, the suspect refused to identify herself and refused to provide agency identification when asked by the resident. She told the resident she was there to take custody of the resident’s young child. When the resident challenged the demand, the woman attempted to push past the resident. The resident blocked the doorway and pushed the woman back out onto the front porch, refusing to allow her into the home. The resident threatened to call police and attempted to take a photo of the suspect with her cell phone. The suspect knocked the cell phone out of the resident’s hand and then fled east on Mahoning Street.


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Wednesday, August 02, 2017

LK Report for 8/2/17 - Strip Searched by CPS and More...

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It was almost midnight when the social workers demanded to strip search
the DeMalia’s infant child.

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Remember Baby P?   The kid who died from horrific abuse after 60 visits from social workers, nurses and doctors?



Vile Steven Barker was locked up over the death of 17-month-old Peter Connelly in north London.

The tragic tot died after suffering more than 50 injuries over an eight-month period in a case that shocked the country.

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A 38-year-old foster dad was arrested Tuesday evening and booked into Lee County Jail on charges of suspected homicide and cruelty toward a child. 

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A social worker failed to safeguard vulnerable young victims of the Rochdale grooming gang and closed their cases prematurely, a tribunal heard.

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The LGBTQ Commission in Seattle, Wash., called for Democratic Mayor Ed Murray to resign on July 24 because of accusations and mounting evidence that Murray – who is a homosexual and “married” to a man – apparently sexually assaulted teenagers in the 1980s.

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Players for the new “Sims 4” game have started speedrunning how fast they can go from game start to having a child taken away by Child Protective Services. YouTuber SimplySeze has made a new record: 15 minutes and 38 seconds. To do this, you have to get married, pregnant, and go through birth, then actively neglect the child until CPS shows up—and people are loving it.

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DALLAS (AP) - A judge has ruled that a family has the right to bury a biological son removed from his family's home by Child Protective Services, not CPS.

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Rose and Rodney Hunsicker’s 14-year-old daughter, Grace Packer, was raped and strangled, allegedly with the consent of someone the courts said was a better parent than they were.

More >> Grace Packer's biological parents seek access to her estate
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The controversy over a meeting involving members of the Trump campaign and Russian officials continues to grow. But one aspect of it may seem curious to people who don't follow Russian politics: the idea that the meeting centered on adoptions.

More >> How Russian Adoptions Became a Controversial Topic

Tuesday, August 01, 2017

LK Report for 8/1/17 - The Murdering Pedophile Foster Parents of Arizona and More...

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Child Protection Services in Arizona have come under fire after they snatched a girl away from her loving parents, leaving her to die at the hands of pedophile foster parents.

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Donald Trump personally dictated the statement Donald Trump Jr. gave to The New York Times in which he claimed the June 2016 meeting between the president’s son and a Russian lawyer was mostly about a Russian adoption program, The Washington Post reports.

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Minister of Justice Jody Wilson-Raybould has unveiled a set of 10 principles intended to govern the relationship between the federal government and the Indigenous peoples. Reconciliation, it is said, is to be achieved through recognition of rights, respect, co-operation and partnership. Ottawa now recognizes that Indigenous self-government and laws are critical to the country’s future.

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The judge who has overseen two separate sexual abuse cases against River Forest foster parent Robert Gaskill over the past three years has announced he will recuse himself should the second case go to trial.

More >> Judge in River Forest foster parent abuse case may recuse himself
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An Oregon couple has been fighting a legal battle after they lost custody of their two kids because both were designated not intelligent enough to care for them in a safe and proper manner.

More >> Controversy as Oregon couple are forced to give up their children to social services after they were deemed 'not intelligent enough' to care for the babies


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For years she was bounced between foster homes, then back home again. When she turned 10, McKenna gained the right for an attorney to start representing her desires in court proceedings. However, it took meeting her grandparents and an 11-month fight to get a lawyer appointed to speak on McKenna's behalf.

More >> Law to Inform Foster Children of their Rights Could Overwhelm Public Defenders

Monday, July 31, 2017

LK Daily Report for 7/31/17 - Don't Trust CPS...

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It can be scary when a Texas Child Protective Services (CPS) Investigator contacts you. Understanding the investigation process and your rights can help alleviate some of the stress of the situation.

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If a parent ends up in a situation where they cannot properly care for their children, the children may be placed in foster care. But those situations may not always be permanent. While there are instances where parental rights have been terminated, those rights can be reinstated under the right circumstances.

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It’s the kind of story that resembles a television drama. A 54-year-old disabled Marine Corps veteran gets notice that his grandchild is in state custody: “Come get him,” the state employees say.

But when William Johnson and his wife Jill arrived to pick up the child, a case agent for the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services executed a warrantless search on the veteran. When the agent could find no weapons, the agency used his concealed-carry license to justify a bizarre directive: Register your guns with us, or you cannot foster your grandchild.

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LONDON (Reuters) - A British man was convicted on Monday of importing a lifelike child sex doll in what police said was a landmark case in the fight against a new form of sex crime against children.

David Turner, 72, admitted having sex with the 3-foot-10-inch (1.17 meter) doll, described by the National Crime Agency (NCA) as "anatomically detailed and correct". He also bought clothes for it.

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Child Trafficking and Pedo protection svcs would be a more accurate name for this corrupt organization. Child protective services was used against me along with a recent doctors prescription for medical marijuana to illegally evict me from my home "Under color of law".  It would have been impossible without Masonic racketeers, police and other agents making threatening statements in force and sanitizing their crimes via LIES and "Lost Reports"!

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WASHINGTON ― White House press secretary Sean Spicer on Monday appeared to be confused about Donald Trump Jr.’s June 2016 meeting with a Russian lawyer, claiming it was about adoptions — contradicting both Donald Trump Jr. and the president, who have both confirmed the true reason for the meeting.

More >> Sean Spicer Still Insists Donald Trump Jr. Meeting Was About Adoptions
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She was taken from Robin and Julia Burn and incarcerated in a home for six months until police said the claims were unfounded.

More >> Mute and autistic girl was seized from family and locked up after false abuse claims
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Sunday, July 30, 2017

LK Daily Report for 7/30/17 - Falsifying Records Edition...

Here are the headlines for today.  Check back soon!
This post could be updated at any time throughout the day.

In a child custody case that made national headlines after a suburban Detroit judge jailed three children for refusing to socialize with their father, the Michigan Supreme Court has rejected a harsher punishment recommended last year — ruling that Oakland County Judge Lisa Gorcyca should be publicly censured but not suspended for her courtroom behavior.

More >> Michigan high court rejects suspension on judge who jailed kids in custody fight
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A Contact 5/Palm Beach Post investigation uncovers what many investigators are calling "a crisis" inside the Department of Children and Families.

More >> Falsifying DCF records: Investigator tells all
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Detroit — Michigan’s child-welfare system remains under court oversight, 11 years and millions of dollars after a sweeping lawsuit challenged the way the state cares for vulnerable kids who are removed from their homes because of abuse or neglect.

More >> Mich. child welfare still under judge’s eye
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Family Law Attorney Allison C. Williams, from Short Hills, NJ shares legal advice on PIX11 show "Protecting Your Family" on the question:

My child protective services caseworker lied under oath in the court hearing. What can be done about this?

More >> What to Do if Child Protective Services Worker Lies Under Oath NJ CPS
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The abuse and traumatization of children strikes a chord in our society, resonating with our innate parental sensibilities and perpetuating a vicious cycle that results in poor outcomes in adolescence, adulthood and beyond. Victims often end up in abusive situations again as adults and are more prone to substance abuse, incarceration and mental illness.

More >> The vicious cycle of CPS intervention
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A Hawaii island family is mourning the death of a 3-year-old boy.

The Hawaii Police Department say the child was in foster care when he died, and the case is now under investigation.

More >> Parents demand answers after 3-year-old boy dies while in foster care
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“Kawliga Potts’ death was a direct result of the fundamental failure of everyone connected with this child to do their jobs. No one followed the rules and procedures that were in place.”

More >> Paula Simons: Fatality inquiry finds 'fundamental failure' by care workers caused death of Kawliga Potts




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A question from Quora...

More >> Does Dr. Phil expose CPS?

Friday, July 28, 2017

LK Daily Report for 7/28/17 - Systematic Failures

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A new report released Friday found ethical lapses and mistakes deemed "highly irresponsible" under the state's former child services director, George Sheldon, who favored a circle of associates he imported from Florida after he took over the Department of Children and Family Services.

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A Contact 5/Palm Beach Post investigation uncovers what many investigators are calling "a crisis" inside the Department of Children and Families. Large caseloads, high turnover, low pay, voluminous paperwork, and pressure to meet performance goals - make the job impossible, child protective investigators say, and put children in a dangerous position.

More >> Falsifying DCF Records: Former Investigator says 'it's common knowledge'
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First Nations foster child Kawliga Potts was killed by his foster mother Lily Choy in January 2007. Choy was later convicted of manslaughter.

More >> Judge blames social workers' 'failure' to do their jobs for 2007 death of foster child
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Northampton County children and youth caseworker Shannon Snyder lies awake wondering about the teenage girl she met earlier in the day who feared her strict parents could kill her.

More >> Frazzled child welfare workers struggle as abuse reports soar

Note: I've said it before and I'll say it again.  CPS is only half the problem and the only thing lower than a CPS Agent is a Rat.
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A former social worker from Crawfordsville was arrested and charged with three counts of sexual misconduct with a minor Thursday. Amy Walls, 46, Crawfordsville was taken into custody on a warrant out of Allen County. According to court documents, the charges were filed Wednesday in Allen County Superior Court.

More >> C’ville woman charged with sex crimes
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Investigators inside the Florida Department of Children and families say Florida is putting children at risk.

More >> DCF Workers: State Is Failing Kids
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The publisher of the Mail Online will pay out damages to Madonna over a “serious invasion of privacy” after the website published details of the singer’s four-year-old twin daughters in January.


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SALT LAKE CITY — When a child is sick, parents go to doctors looking for a diagnosis, prescription or treatment plan. Sometimes they find conflict.

More >> What rights do parents have when they disagree with doctors?
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The head of the state’s child welfare agency, hired seven months ago to revive a mission that critics say had been sacrificed in recent years to save money, faced plenty of questions from lawmakers Thursday.

More >> DCYF director on the hot seat over department training, investigations
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Following reports of high caseloads, high turnover and little experience among Child Protective Investigators in Palm Beach County, The Post and WPTV decided to investigate.

More >> DCF casework by the numbers: An inside look
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An Ankeny couple who adopted nine children with disabilities from foster care has been charged with child endangerment for allegations of physical abuse.

More >> EXCLUSIVE: After 68 police reports, Ankeny couple who adopted 9 kids charged with abuse
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Orphanages seem like the easy route, but what we don't realise is that they stunt the physical, mental and emotional development of a child.

More >> Orphanages Are Not Conducive To Child Development



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